Kathryn "Kass" Gould Anthony, 95
Kathryn "Kass" Gould Anthony, 95, Frostburg, died Monday, Aug. 9, 2004, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.
Mrs. Anthony was born May 13, 1909, in Coolspring, the daughter of the late Clyde and Lillian (Barr) Gould.
She was married Sept. 17, 1938, to L. Thomas Anthony, who preceded her in death Nov. 12, 2002.
Mrs. Anthony attended Hopewell United Methodist Church in Frostburg. She was a member of Frostburg Women's Society and the Order of the Eastern Star of Punxsutawney.
She is survived by a daughter, Mary Kay Anthony of Frostburg; a son, David Kim Anthony and wife Mary Jane of Frostburg; a daughter-in-law, Nancy B. Anthony of Nashville, Tenn.; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Thomas Kon Anthony; a sister, Helen Hazlett; and two brothers, Marland and David Gould.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the Pifer Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 13, 2004, at Hopewell United Methodist Church in Frostburg with the Rev. Rick Butler officiating.
Interment will follow at Hopewell Cemetery, Frostburg.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hopewell United Methodist Church or to the charity of the donor's choice.
Blanche Marie Cerny, 94
Blanche Marie Cerny, 94, 1396 Sheridan Drive, Kenmore, N.Y., and formerly of NuMine, Pa., died Tuesday, April 13, 2004, in Kenmore.
Mrs. Cerny was born April 17, 1909, in Blinow, Poland, the daughter of the late John and Adviga Kosizlo Krawcyzk.
She was married for 59 years to John Cerny, who preceded her in death Dec. 4, 1990.
Mrs. Cerny was a homemaker, having moved to America in 1920.
She was a member of St. Andrew's Roman Catholic Church in Kenmore and was a former member of St. Gabriel's Church in NuMine.
Mrs. Cerny is survived by two sons, Frank J. Cerny and wife Betty of Tonawanda, N.Y., and John Cerny and wife Rita of Colorado Springs, Colo.; two daughters, Virginia Brochetti and husband William of Willoughby Hills, Ohio, and Barbara Sumenek and husband Robert of Verrona, Wisc.; 13 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Josephine Andrachick and Virginia Stachowiak; and a brother, Chester Krawchuck.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, April 23, 2004, at the Carson-Boyer Funeral Home, Rural Valley.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 24, 2004, at the St. Marys Roman Catholic Church with Fr. Michael Sikon officiating.
Interment will be at St. Marys Roman Catholic Cemetery, Yatesboro.
Memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Cerny's name to the St. Marys Roman Catholic Church, Yatesboro.
Naomi L. Gourley, 67
Naomi L. Gourley, 67, R.D. 1 Box 125, Reynoldsville, died Wednesday, April 21, 2004, at her residence.
Mrs. Gourley was born Oct. 14, 1936, in Hazen, the daughter of the late James and Rosa Shofestall Clark.
She was married Aug. 20, 1955, in Big Run, to David Gourley, who survives.
Mrs. Gourley was a member of the Hazen United Methodist Church. She enjoyed quilting, crocheting, knitting, collecting antiques, horses and painting ceramics.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, George Gourley and wife Sue and Clay Gourley and wife Deborah, all of Reynoldsville; a daughter, Valerie Jordan of Reynoldsville; a daughter-in-law, Veronica Gourley of Brockway; a brother, James Clark and wife Barbara of Hop Bottom; a sister, Mrs. Harold (Mae) Collins of Driftwood; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Donald Gourley.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the McKinney Funeral Home, Brookville.
A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, April 23, 2004, at the funeral home with the Revs. John and Ellen Bullock officiating.
Interment will follow at Temple Cemetery in Warsaw Township, Jefferson County.
Memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Gourley's name to the DRMC Hospice, 100 Hospital Ave., DuBois, Pa. 15801; or to the American Cancer Society, c/o Karyn King, 3 Marlin St., Brookville, Pa. 15825.
Robert M. Hockinson, 78
Robert M. Hockinson, 78, Punxsutawney, died Tuesday, April 20, 2004, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.
Mr. Hockinson was born Feb. 2, 1926, in Punxsutawney, the son of the late Charles and Hazel Hockinson.
He was married to Gloria D. Hockinson, who preceded him in death Feb. 1, 2004.
Mr. Hockinson was a veteran of the Korean War, having served in the U.S. Army Air Corps.
He worked for more than 30 years for Benjamin Coal Company before retiring.
A devoted husband, Mr. Hockinson enjoyed hunting, fishing, cooking and traveling with his wife. He also served a term on the Punxsutawney Area School Board.
Mr. Hockinson was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Punxsutawney.
He is survived by three sons, Robert J. Hockinson and wife Joy of Rossiter, Terry M. Hockinson and wife Sandy of Alabama, and John C. Hockinson and wife Kathy of Georgia; a brother, Charles Hockinson and wife Janet of Georgia; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Carl Hockinson; and a sister, Helena Tate.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, April 22, 2004, and Friday, April 23, 2004, at the McCabe Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 24, 2004, at the funeral home with the Rev. R. Andrew Verner officiating.
Interment will follow at Lakelawn Cemetery, Reynoldsville.
Donations may be made in Mr. Hockinson's memory to the American Cancer Society.